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And as an added bonus, having shared the dangers and risks of ice climbing, the group feels a stronger bond between them. Here Chamonix comes into it's own allowing the winter alpinist to capitalise on the excellent ski lift infastructure. Hall Tarns are situated right on the path and above a 200 m (700 ft) cliff directly above Lake Michaelson. The range is divided into 8 main rock climbing areas and each has its own distinct atmosphere.

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Publisher: Mountaineers Books (April 30, 1996)


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